European Research Reactor Conference (RRFM), 16-20 April 2023, Antwerp

RRFM, the European Research Reactor Conference, is the annual gathering of the research reactor community in Europe. In 2023 we invite you to join us in Antwerp, Belgium.   The conference programme will revolve around a series of Plenary Sessions dedicated to the latest global developments with regards to research reactor technology and management.   This year we will also continue…

27 November – 2 December, International Youth Nuclear Congress 2022, Koriyama, Japan

— UPDATE — The International Youth Nuclear Conference 2022 will take place in Komiyama, Japan, from 27 November to 2 December. An exceptional Call for Summaries has been opened till 26th August 2022. Please bear in mind that this call is addressed to authors wanting to present their summary onsite at Koriyama. All details here: https://indico.iync.org/event/1/overview   All info,…

Enhancing Food Quality Using Irradiation

Enhancing Food Quality Using Irradiation How to prevent food contamination and waste? Irradiation is a safe and reliable solution, improving food preservation, as well as agricultural technologies and methods. The technology can be used to destroy microbes that cause food poisoning, or to help keep food fresher for longer because it reduces the numbers of…

Steps forward for the ENEA Research Project

Steps forward for the ENEA Research Project The Italian government agency ENEA (the National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development) has begun the detailed planning for a fusion divertor tokamak test (DTT) reactor. The project to build a research centre near Rome will cost approximately €500m, putting Italy at the forefront of…